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FBI arrests man who threatened Social Security office

By Laurie Bernstein - bio | email | Twitter

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - FBI agents have a Harris County man under arrest, for allegedly threatening the Social Security Office in Columbus.

38- year-old Michael Eugene Hale was arrested on Friday, August 7, 2008, at his place of employment, American Tire and Auto Center at 5427 Veterans Parkway, by FBI Special Agents and FPS Agents. Hale was taken into custody without incident and charged with conspiracy to Assault Federal Officers/Employees.

Agents also executed a federal search warrant at 1285 Central Church Road, Midland, Georgia in connection with this investigation.

Hale is currently being held in the Muscogee County Jail and will appear before a U.S. Magistrate Judge in Columbus on Tuesday, August 11, 2009, for his initial appearance.

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